Classroom Projects · Growth Mindset

It’s About Mindset

Fully FUNDED on Aug 6th!!!! To all of my classroom supporters thank you for taking the time to check out more details about this project. Please use the code: SPARK before August 10th for a matching double AKA double your impact. Take a minute to think about the some of the most successful people that… Continue reading It’s About Mindset

Classroom Projects

Let’s Finish our Class Set of Calculator

Current COMPLETED DonorChoose Project – Calculators This project start on 5/13/15 and was fully funded on 5/24/15! Only 11 days! I am very pleased to say that this project has been fully funded.  We now have a class set of Casio graphing calculators! It is crazy to think that just a few months ago I was… Continue reading Let’s Finish our Class Set of Calculator

Classroom Projects · Whiteboard Paint

First DonorsChoose Project

My students and I were very excited about our new whiteboard desks, but we had one looming problem.  We needed dry erase markers and lots of them!  It is amazing how fast you can go through a pack of dry erase markers teaching at a board.  Now I had 26 whiteboards for my students to… Continue reading First DonorsChoose Project

Classroom Projects · Goals · Whiteboard Paint

A Simple Innovation – Whiteboard Desk

In my original post about Big Ideas my second goal was to have whiteboard paint everywhere.  I can proudly say that we have made great strides in turning my room in one giant writeable space!  This post is a bit delayed, but over Spring Break I was able to paint all of my desk with IdeaPaint.… Continue reading A Simple Innovation – Whiteboard Desk

Classroom Projects

DonorsChoose and Stephen Colbert

A great surprise Today I found out that my latest project on DonorsChoose was fully funded thanks to Stephen Colbert, The Morgridge Family Foundation ‘s Share Fair Nation, and ScanSource! It was such a great surprise to check my e-mail and see that the project had been fully funded.  I was in a state of awe!… Continue reading DonorsChoose and Stephen Colbert

Classroom Furniture · Classroom Projects · Goals · SBG · Whiteboard Paint

Big Ideas for my Classroom

Every successful person, team, organization, and company has goals.  After weeks of reading and learning I have come to some conclusion for goals for my classroom.  I believe that goals should be challenging and attainable.  The past two weeks I have been encouraged by others at my school to strive to make changes and that… Continue reading Big Ideas for my Classroom